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Grateful Dead Live at Deer Creek Music Center on 1990-07-18

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Grateful Dead Live at Deer Creek Music Center on 1990-07-18

Set 1

Help On The Way ->
Slipknot! ->
Franklin's Tower
New Minglewood Blues
Easy To Love You
When I Paint My Masterpiece
Brown Eyed Women

Set 2

China Cat Sunflower ->
I Know You Rider ->
Looks Like Rain ->
Terrapin Station ->
Jam % ->
Drums % ->
Space ->
The Other One ->
Morning Dew

The Weight

Collection GratefulDead
Band/Artist Grateful Dead
Venue Deer Creek Music Center
Location Noblesville, IN

Source Set1 SBD>>DAT>>MC>>SHN>>DAW(Bertha)>>CDA/SHN; Set2 SBD>>DAT>>CDA>>SHN>>DAW(Bertha)>>CDA/SHN
Transferred by Jay Ashley



Digitally remastered using a custom built, Dual-DAW, nicknamed Bertha, by Completed on October 31, 2004.

Set 1 and Set 2 were processed separately in an attempt to get the sound between the two sources as close as possible at flat setting. The original source for set 1 appears to have some limiting or audio compression applied which accounts for the difference in levels between the sets, and also made the task of matching the sound that much more difficult.

The mix starts out rough and settles in at about 1 minute in to track d1t01.

There are phase issues throughout due to the matrix recording techniques, and also due to the in and out of the vocal mics.


Reviewer: limeydeadhead - favoritefavoritefavorite - May 14, 2014
Subject: @rhino
You take my comments wrongly. Brent was awesome in many shows, from early days like fall 79 ie cape cod to 88 shows. Just dont like his sound in the later of his shows and he is too high in the mix.
Like another reviewer said Im pretty sure i was at this show , my run was 88 to 91 and never saw a bad one believe.
Reviewer: timewarpwiretap - - March 14, 2014
Subject: Fairly certain -
- that I was at that show. Seems we had no idea where we parked afterward and just sat in the warm summer parking lot until enough cars left. No "heat" on the street either - must have come down on the side of local commerce and let the heads be.

That would be in contrast to a later Tinely Park show nearby.......
Reviewer: rhino805 - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - March 14, 2014
Subject: honky tonk my a$$
Dude this is a great show, if you don't like brent you have 19 years give or take to listen to, but you mentioned Donna, so that gives you 1965-1971 and late 1990-1995. Get over it Brebt is awesome. honky Tonk, comparing Brent to donna...WOW.
Reviewer: brooktrout - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - July 17, 2009
Subject: dont know why
for some reason this show stands out in my memory 20 years later it sounds really good, but in my memory, i felt raindrops on my face during looks like rain, terrapin was a journey that i STILL remember, the other one was a massive trip into the darkness, and morning dew pulled the universe into the light i know it sounds a little average to listen to, but this is, and will always be, one of my all time favorite shows, out of many that i attended maybe there was something in the water in indiana?
Reviewer: walliwalibus - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - August 9, 2008
Subject: Morning dew
Well, with a bunch of show seen and remember some, I have relistened to most of them. For some odd reason, this Morning Dew is just so warm.... Jerry to this very day has my hair standing up when I hear him on this particular one right here. I was there, but don't remember being caught up "in the moment". WOW, we were really treated to some good stuff. I am glad I took advantage of it while I could. BTW look at the date of this posting.... Oh I forgot, I always liked the laugh machine hahahahaha .
Reviewer: E.R.C. Iceman! - favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - July 6, 2008
Subject: Jam Time!
This sounds great! A tight unit. Decent 'board. Makes you appreciate the talents of Mydland!
Reviewer: Evan S. Hunt - favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - June 22, 2008
Subject: Another Passably Stimulating Performance...
Augmented by an extraordinary recording/remastering.

It's all good pretty much throughout but you must play it loudly to receive the true benefits of this luxurious sound reproduction.

Morning Dew is a resounding vignette of magic passing thus psychically, throughly.

Experience it with trepidation if you dare.

One of those proverbial "sleeper" concerts that gets overlooked by reviewers of the phonic lore.

Have to give it 4 stars, reluctantly, but the recording is so accurate it could deserve a full five.
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